A new CAT 5e (category 5 enhanced) cable provides 88% power efficiency to yield energy savings of up to $78 and $46, respectively, throughout a 10-year period.
Customers can now turn monitoring into action with an update in Software AG’s, www.softwareag.com, digital-business platform. The predictive maintenance blueprint monitors all equipment performance aspects for field service automation and synergizes IoT (Internet of Things) functions.
When tech companies and government partner, the outcome is typically improved products and services for industry. As one example, Federated Wireless, www.federatedwireless.com, and NASCTN (National Advanced Spectrum and Communications Test Network) recently partnered on a pilot to test an ESC (environmental sensor capability) for the company’s SAS (spectrum access system).
A leading textile rental service and supply company is using touchscreen tablets for realtime, remote access to customer information. AmeriPride Services, www.ameripride.com, launches the C3 (Complete Customer Care) Mobile platform to give customer service managers more opportunities for customer support.
Customers gain unprecedented levels of availability and resiliency with a next-generation API (application-programming interface) platform. Akana, www.akana.com, offers multi-datacenter geographic distribution and scale in the platform’s launch.
WDT (Weather Decision Technologies), www.wdtinc.com, now has access to patents from AccuWeather, www.accuweather.com, and can improve social networking opportunities and weather-triggered marketing applications.
A Sri Lanka-based design and technology company is now offering a cloud-based SaaS (software-as-a-service) logistics technology platform that could help taxi companies compete against Uber. The solution, called Vgo, is the product of Vesess, www.vgohq.com, and it offers a suite of mobile and Web apps that can be accessed via mobile device or desktop computer. The software platform allows clients, such as taxi and other transportation and logistics companies, to better manage their business operations.
A M2M connectivity specialist will integrate satellite technology into its subscription-based communications service. SIGFOX, www.sigfox.com, wirelessly connects IoT (Internet of Things) devices to the Internet and will integrate Eutelsat, www.eutelsat.com, satellite technology to enable data exchange at base stations.